Rifts in Jamaat over political values

TIA correspondents
NEW DELHI/KOZHIKODE: The battle of principles has begun within the Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) even before its political outfit could take a real shape on April 18 in New Delhi.

Polls campaign ends in Kerala, TN

THRIVUANANTHAPURAM: The campaign ended on a peaceful note with Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan, and Congress leaders A K Antony and other top leaders addressing rallies in Kerala.

Over 70% polling recorded in Assam polls

GUWAHATI:  (AMN) Over 70 per cent electorates cast their votes at 64 Assembly constituencies in the second and final phase of elections in Assam Monday.

PMO sends Shunglu report to Home Ministry

NEW DELHI: The Prime Minister’s Office has referred the Shunglu Committee findings on alleged irregularities in Commonwealth Games projects by Delhi Government to the Home Ministry for further action.


The whipped up Euphoria created by the Jantar Mantar movement against corruption launched by Social Activist Anna Hazare has died down; it is time to go for a critical analysis of the whole episode.

PM on five day visit to China, Kazakistan

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is leaving for Sanya to attend the BRICS Summit Tuesday.

Assam ready for final phase of polls

GUWAHATI: (AMN) Tight security arrangements have been made to ensure free and fair polls for the second and concluding phase of Assembly elections in the state on Monday.

Govt ready to get Lokpal Bill passed

NEW DELHI: The newly-constituted joint drafting committee of the Lokpal Bill is likely to meet next week. The convenor of the joint committee and Union Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said,

Urdu lovers want Bharat Ratan for Ghalib

NEW DELHI: Great Urdu poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib on Friday gets an unprecedented support from judges, politicians, bureaucrats and lovers of Urdu. They all unanimously demanded Bharat Ratan, the highest India’s award, for the legendary poet posthumously.

Campaign hits feverish pitch in TN, Kerala

CHENNAI: With just a day left for the campaign to end for  April 13 Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, campaign has reached a feverish peak with national leaders arriving in  state and regional leaders launching an all-out effort to woo the voters.